Situated halfway between Rotterdam and Antwerp, Breda is a quiet student town. The city centre has many beautiful old buildings. The major landmark is the tower of the Grote or Onze Lieve Vrouwe Kerk (the Church of Our Lady) dominating the town's skyline. Breda has an impressive historic heritage with monuments, references and memorials. The Dutch Royal Military Academy, Koninklijke Militaire Academie, is located here. The city has a lively nightlife offering many restaurants, bars and pubs with a warm atmosphere.